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Job Title: GIS Specialist

Organization Name: EMPSi—Environmental Management and Planning Solutions, Inc.
Employment Start Date: ASAP

Job Description:
Environmental Management and Planning Solutions is currently seeking a GIS Specialist for our Boulder, CO or Reno, NV office. Duties include managing geospatial data, performing spatial analysis,
documenting work through metadata, and creating publication-ready PDF maps.

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in geography, environmental science, geology, or planning
  • Coursework and/or work experience in GIS
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to obtain federal security clearance

The ideal candidate may also have experience with the following:
  • Excellent data management skills
  • Formatting and manipulating data in ArcMap
  • Creating map templates
  • Updating Excel Pivot Tables
  • Running and setting up models in ModelBuilder
  • Ability to QA own work and troubleshoot when issues arise
  • Familiarity with the NEPA process
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro and/or the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Publisher, Excel, Access, etc.)
  • 2-3 years of professional GIS work experience

How to Apply:
Send your resume, map sample, and cover letter to the email address,

Pay Scale:
Negotiable, based on experience

Position Type:
Flexible. 0-fixed to full-time. Limited remote work and limited travel anticipated.

About EMPSi
EMPSi ( provides environmental services to clients nationwide from our offices in San Francisco, Boulder, Reno, Anchorage, Portland, Albuquerque, and Washington, DC. EOE

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